What Happened on January 30, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st 2-way moving sidewalk in service, Dallas Tx
  • Baseball announces players & coaches rather than fans pick all stars
  • Dore Schary's "Sunrise at Campobello" premieres in NYC
  • UK House of Lords passes bill allowing women to take seats

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Butler, comedienne (Grace-Grace Under Fire), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • Rob van Zandvoort, Dutch rock vocalist/keyboardist (Jack of Hearts)

Famous Deaths

  • Earnest H Heinkel, German airplane builder (WW II), dies at 70
  • Jean Crotti, Swiss artist (b. 1878)